Stripped Lug and Stud

It’s the beginning of winter, so there are a lot of cars getting snow tires. I was taking off the wheels of a car to do another set when one lug nut gave me trouble.

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My impact wrench was barely able to get it off, because something happened to the threads halfway down.

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I’m not sure what exactly happened, because the first threads are fine, which means it wasn’t cross-threaded.


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